Margarita P. Yohn
April 28, 2015
Margarita P. Yohn, 90, of Orbisonia, PA, went to be with the Lord at 7:10 PM, Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown, PA, surrounded by her loving family.
Born May 24, 1924 at Ponce, Puerto Rico, she was a daughter of the late Juan & Ramona (Santiago) Plata. She was married to Paul H. Yohn, Sr. on October 4, 1941 at Santurcen, Puerto Rico. Mr. Yohn preceded in death on February 12, 1971.
Surviving are six children, Nancy Woodward and her husband Donald of Shade Gap, PA, Paul Yohn, Jr. and his wife Judy of Blacklog Valley Road, Orbisonia, PA, Betty McElrath and her husband Fred of New Cumberland, PA, Patricia Steinly and her husband Dennis of Perkasie, PA, David Yohn of Orbisonia, PA and John Yohn and his wife Susan of State College, PA. Also surviving are seventeen grandchildren, thirty eight great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren. One great grandson preceded in death.
Mrs. Yohn was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Croghan Pike, Orbisonia, PA, the Ladies Auxiliary of the Orbisonia – Rockhill Volunteer Fire Co. and had served on the Orbisonia Borough Election Board.
During her life she was employed at Greif Brothers Manufacturing, Mt. Union, PA for 20 years.
Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. There will be no public viewing or visitation.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia, PA.